What is the pronunciation of onto?
English definition of “onto”
B2 used about changing to, or starting to talk about, a different subject: How did we get onto this subject? Can we move onto the next item on the agenda? I'd now like to come onto my next point.ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
hold, hang, grip, etc. onto › to keep holding something: Hold onto my hand and you'll be perfectly safe.Having in your hands
› knowing about someone or something that can be useful to you: So how did you get onto this deal? David put me onto (= told me about) a really good restaurant. You're onto a good thing with this buy-one-get-one-free offer at the shop.Aware › knowing about something bad someone has done: He knows we're onto him. Who put the police onto (= told the police about) her?Aware
› UK If you are onto someone, you talk to that person, especially to ask them to do something, or to complain to them: I must get onto the plumber about the shower. Dad was onto her again about doing her homework.Lecturing and addressing